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National Champions!!!

NDC2017_NatNewsletterNDC dancers competed in Applause Talent National Dance Competition in Charleston, South Carolina.
Our studio competed in solo, duet/trio, small, large, line and production and brought back the national championship titles in Encore for all the following pieces: 
The Entertainment Award, Junior Line Champion, Junior Solo, Junior Duet/Trio, Senior Solo, Teen Line, Teen small group  Petite Trio plus runner ups in teen duet trio/ senior duet trio/ senior small, junior small, junior trio, teen &  senior large.
Allison Clark won Miss Senior Applause title plus was the highest scoring piece of all the solo's on day 2.  Zachary Irwin won Mr. Teen Applause Nationals and Corinne Chidsey won Miss Junior National Applause Title.  Leah Harwell won national choreography award for "Fallen Angels".   
We are so proud of all our dancers and appreciate and all our faculty for their great choreography.  Thank you to everyone who supports Nashville Dance Center and our teams!!!

Encore Top Studio Award

NDC competition dancers recently competed at APPLAUSE regional dance competition winning the elite top award, Encore Top Studio which is awarded to the highest scoring elite studio of the entire competition.
Under the direction of Leah Harwell our competition dance teams won most first place overall categories and top awards including choreography.   First place awards for lines, large, small groups, duet trio and solos!
Dancers qualified to compete in the national competition for Applause in Charleston SC week of June 19 - 26th.

2017 Competition Season

2017 NDC competition dance teams off with award winning season!!!
February 17 - 19 - Starbound in Knoxville, TN
Winning top first place junior and senior line, junior, teen and senior small and large groups, plus duets and trios!
Our 30 soloist also all scored and placed in their categories and overall including Senior soloists Allison Clark being the highest scoring over soloist in the entire competition.
Trio, Fallen Angels, was the highest scoring piece in the entire competition!
March 1 - 3  Turn It Up Dance Competition - Nashville, TN
Studio was selected Studio Award of Excellence and High Point Technique Award
Pop 2 K, production line highest scoring line.   1st place in all duets, small and large groups.
Corinne  Chidsey won  Junior Miss, title,  Kylianne Broughton won Teen Miss Title,  Kinsey Burchett won Senior Miss Title  Zachary Irvin won teen Mr. Turn It Up title!
other prestigious awards including:  IDC award, peoples choice award, plus 1st place over all in large, line, small groups!
Claire Chidsey, Golden Hear Award.

2016 Comp Season Continues

NDC competition dancers continue their season while winning awards at both Showstopper and Masquerade National Dance Competition.  At Masquerade we won the Encore award in the junior division, Miss Junior, Senior and Mr. Teen Titles, first place overall small group, line and was the top score in Gold junior division with our small group, runner up large group, duet trios!   Our season continues with one more regional and then nationals in June!!!   Please check our facebook and instagram feeds plus photo galleries on our site!

Talent On Parade Competition Winners

Talent on Parade April 21 - 14 - Nashville Tennessee
NDC dancers won the over all Junior Studio Technique Award,
Teen and Senior Studio Showmanship Award.
Our Pre-teen Teen and Senior all took first place in all small and large groups.
Junior Line Pop 2 K won first place over all lines.
11 Category Cup winners, 49 Double Diamond Awards, 7 Judges Choice Awards
5 Go-Pro Scholarships - Lyndee Baker and Leah Harwell won choreography awards
First place 11 -2 Soloist  Corinne Chidsey
First place senior soloist - Allison Clark
In the intermediate level our mini dancers won both large and small group and our junior dancers
also placed 4th overall!
SO VERY PROUD OF EVERY NDC DANCER!!!

Masquerade National Champions

6c14c962-c0e9-44c9-a4f9-2e40bdaec0a4NDC competition dancers traveled to Ft Walton Beach Florida June 24th - July 2nd for national dance competition.
Congratulations to our following NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP WINNERS:   Senior Small Group, Junior Large Group, Junior Line!!!!   First place overall top winners!!!
Also our junior solo Bella Donald won Junior Soloist ,  Junior Dancer of the Year 1st runner up was Corinne Chidsey,  Mr. Teen Masquerade Zachary Irwin, Junior Small groups got 2nd and 4th overall, junior trio 3rd overall, junior duet 5th overall, senior duet 10th place.  Most all of our pieces got platnium and high adjucation scores!!
Our Talent of Stars winners that performed in the opening number were:
Zachary Irwin, Micaela Robinson, Allison Clark, Melissa King, Kylianne Broughton, Corinne Chidsey and Bella Donaldson
65 competitions dancers and their families all had a wonderful winning experience at nationals!!!

Starquest Regional Winners

NDC competition dancers shine at Starquest Regional Dance Competition February 5 - 6, 2016!
Our production piece won The Apogee Award, highest scoring junior division piece!
Claire Chidsey was crowned Miss Junior Starquest and Allison Clark Miss Senior Starquest, Micaela Robinson runner up.
We took first place overall top platinium plus and platinium scores in junior large group and small, teen large and small group, production, senior large group plus numerous costume and speciality awards.
So proud of all our competition dancers!!!